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  1. CIA stops spying on friendly nations in W. EuropeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2010 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    ... can protect themselves from future heists of their payment card information. The California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection has set an agency record for the amount of retardant dropped on a wildfire in a single day. A massive Northern ...

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  2. Home Depot breach affected 56M debit, credit cardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2010 | ABC 33/40

    The California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection has set an agency record for the amount of retardant dropped on a wildfire in a single day. A massive Northern California wildfire is burning so explosively because of the prolonged drought that firefighters are finding normal amounts of retardant aren't stopping the flames.

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  3. Turkey: 49 hostages have been freedRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | WTEN-TV Albany

    ... community seemed to know about the Spirit family's troubled and tragic past. The California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection has set an agency record for the amount of retardant dropped on a wildfire in a single day. A massive Northern ...

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  4. San Diego's new bulldog Marine mascot graduatesRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | WTEN-TV Albany

    ... community seemed to know about the Spirit family's troubled and tragic past. The California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection has set an agency record for the amount of retardant dropped on a wildfire in a single day. A massive Northern ...

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  5. Lightning from thunderstorm cause of Wednesday fire an hour ago...Read the original story

    5 hrs ago | The Victoria Advocate

    ... to quilt," Kuecker said. "I put them in plastic bags and stored them with all my Christmas decorations." Victoria area fire marshals said Kuecker's fire, as well as a second Wednesday night fire, was caused by lightning - though Kuecker's could not ...

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  6. Death of boy in car blaze 'needs more investigation'Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Daily Echo

    ... conducting a range of enquiries to establish how it started and all options are being considered, including whether the fire was started deliberately. The children's father is not a suspect in the investigation. Officers have already confirmed the ...

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  7. New London house fire displaces 15 residentsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Day

    More than a dozen people were temporarily displaced Friday following a two-alarm blaze at a multi-family home at 514 Ocean Ave. wein heard screaming and looked outside to see flames shooting from the roof of the home across the street and residents running down the road. Arriving firefighters confronted flames and heavy smoke coming from the second- and third-floor windows at the rear of the building, said Fire Battalion Chief Edward Sargent.

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  8. Photos: Fatal Back Bay fireRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Boston.com

    Parts of Beacon Street were open to traffic Friday morning, two days after two firefighters were killed in a blaze. Ladders rested against windows covered in ice at the scene of Wednesday's nine-alarm fire on Beacon Street in the Back Bay.

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  9. Alleged King Fire Arsonist Faces ArraignmentRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | KTXL-TV Sacramento

    Wayne Allen Huntsman, the man accused of starting the King Fire, appeared in El Dorado County court Friday for his arraignment. The 37-year-old from Pollock Pines pleaded not guilty for one count of felony forestland arson and a special allegation of arson with aggravating factors- injuries sustained by firefighters battling the blaze.

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  10. Florida State suspends Winston for entire gameRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    ... community seemed to know about the Spirit family's troubled and tragic past. The California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection has set an agency record for the amount of retardant dropped on a wildfire in a single day. A massive Northern ...

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  11. Three Men Indicted in Waldoboro Arson CaseRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Lincoln County News

    ... 2011. Two buildings at James Simmons' home burned down on June 10, 2012, and he accused Donald Simmons of starting the fire, according to the affidavit of Kenneth MacMaster, an investigator for the Office of the State Fire Marshall. James Simmons ...

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  12. Record amount of retardant used on California fireRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Lewistown Sentinel

    ... had bombarded the conflagration with more than a half-million gallons of the red slurry, said Lynne Tolmachoff, a state fire spokeswoman. "They can slow it down a little bit. But they're not able to hold it long enough to get ground units in there ...

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  13. Gordon Fire Department moves into new fire hallRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | NorthlandsNewscenter.com

    On Friday, Gordon firefighters pushed their new trucks and unloaded equipment signaling a new beginning for the town's fire department. "It's been a long time coming.

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  14. Call for splitting L&I gets split reactionRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Philly.com

    ... it should remain one - as long as it is placed under the deputy mayor for public safety, who oversees the Police and Fire Departments. (The draft makes a similar recommendation for the proposed Building Department.) Kenney, who sat on the same ...

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  15. Record-setting retardant used on California fireRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Chattanooga Times Free Press

    PLACERVILLE, Calif. - A massive Northern California wildfire is burning so explosively because of the prolonged drought that firefighters are finding normal amounts of retardant aren't stopping the flames.

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  16. Man faces arson charge in huge California wildfireRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Athens Banner-Herald

    Thousands of firefighters kept a huge and still-growing wildfire from burning homes in Northern California while a man with a long criminal history faced charges of deliberately starting the blaze that drove some 2,800 people from their homes, authorities said. The wind-whipped wildfire burned through 114 square miles of timber and vegetation east of Sacramento and was just 10 percent contained but had yet to damage or destroy any homes or buildings, according to California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection.

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  17. Scoggins Creek fire near Hagg Lake advances, Forest Grove shelter opens for displaced residentsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Oregonian

    A Forest Grove elementary school is being used as a temporary evacuation shelter for residents forced from their homes due to a wildfire that has torched more than 150 acres in the Gaston area Friday. Dilley Elementary School, 4115 S.W. Dilley Road , is accepting residents displaced by the Scoggins Creek fire, burning two miles northwest of Henry Hagg Lake.

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  18. Police Now Involved In Battle Over Locked Fire HydrantsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | CBS Local

    ... utility company denies. Lavon residents like Stephanie Smith say it shouldn't be a crime to cut padlocks off the city's fire hydrants. "I think it's ridiculous," she said. "I think the firefighters should determine what happens with these hydrants." ...

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  19. Day in PicturesRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    First the Ice Bucket Challenge, now the Slime Bucket Challenge: Police Chief Tony Grootens and Sheriff Randy Duvendack get slimed by Fire Chief Rick Kluge following the Badges For Life Competition between Jacksonville law enforcement and fire service agencies. The fire department won this year with 77 percent of its staff donating blood to the Central Illinois Community Blood Center.

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  20. Record amount of retardant used on California fireRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Boston Herald

    ... had bombarded the conflagration with more than a half-million gallons of the red slurry, said Lynne Tolmachoff, a state fire spokeswoman. "They can slow it down a little bit. But they're not able to hold it long enough to get ground units in there ...

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